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Lead Workday HCM Consultant

Job Location: Utrecht

Regional Description: Nederland

Job Number: 00465478


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Lead Workday HCM Consultant - Utrecht



Transform the world around you by unleashing your skills and crafting the next generation of technology. Put your expertise to work as part of the world’s largest independent technology services provider and own the way as a trendsetter in Workday. We’re ready if you are.



Accenture DayNine help clients harness the power of Workday to innovate, grow and improve. By implementing the latest methodologies, staying ahead of the digital curve is our business and driving disruption is what we do, for- and together with our clients and Workday.



As a Lead Workday HCM Consultant you will lead different projects and deploy your excellent project management and stakeholder management skills. You will perform as business advisor and define the solution architecture for implementation. It’s your responsibility to create a strong reputation and maintain a long term trusted relationship with our clients. Next to that, you will lead and coach junior consultants assigned to the individual domains and act as linking pin.

We expect you have a deep understanding of the interdependencies between the main Workday modules such as HCM Core, Compensation, Recruitment, Talent & Performance, Absence and Time Tracking. You will conduct discovery sessions with the client to determine pain points and diagnose how Workday can provide most value. As Lead you will watch over the configuration of the system and walk through the business processes with the client. After configuration, you make sure all necessary stakeholders confirm the requirements are met. After implementation, you make sure the knowledge is transferred effectively and maintain the customer relationships.



• Master or Bachelor Degree (preferred Human Resources or Information Technology)

• 5-10 years’ experience in HR system implementation and/or process modelling

• Proven experience and certifications in several of the Workday modules:

o Workday HCM Core Services;

o Workday Integration;

o Workday Compensation, Benefits, Absence and others.

• Professional experience in customer service/client facing role

• Prior consulting and/or project management experience

• Prior conversion or data integration related project experience

• Strong Excel Skills

• Keen understanding of the software development lifecycle

• Strong analytical and time management skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills



Accenture solves the toughest technological challenges through standout strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Working with over three-quarters of the most prominent companies in the Netherlands, we drive innovation and craft the world around us. With expertise in more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver ground-breaking outcomes for a new digital world.

Our Accenture DayNine team is the number 1 Workday implementation partner and is a tight-knit team with an open can-do culture. The team and department are growing at a fast pace, which gives you endless possibilities to craft your career the way you want; both horizontal as well as vertical of your own choice of expertise.



Work with global talent at the forefront of technological services and seek meaningful projects for top international businesses. You will start with training -together with colleagues - and you will join seminars at various international locations. You will be primed before tackling exciting projects.

From day 1, you will also get personal mentoring from a senior colleague which allows you to focus on your development and taking your career to the next level.



Accenture DayNine offers; a permanent contract, lease car, laptop, smartphone, flexible benefits and flexible working hours.



Innovation is about bringing different people, ideas, and perspectives together. As an equal opportunities employer, Accenture DayNine welcomes all applications and does not discriminate.

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